Business robbed at knife point, police investigation continues

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Brandon Police Service Media Release

At approximately 1:00 a.m., Police responded to a 911 call from an employee of a business in the 800 Block of 1st Street who reported being Robbed at knife point. The lone suspect fled the area prior to Police arrival and an attempt track by a k-9 unit met with negative results. Investigation revealed that the suspect selected $350 worth of merchandise and brought the items to the till. The suspect then pulled out a knife and demanded cash. The suspect did not receive any cash but fled the business with the merchandise. The male suspect is described as aboriginal in appearance, 25 -35 years of age and wearing a dark colored hooded sweater. Police investigation continues.